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27 June 2017 - Atkins shareholders back buyout

Shareholders in WS Atkins have given the go-ahead to the firm’s proposed acquisition by SNC-Lavalin. Read more...

27 June 2017 - Manc college seeks campus

The Manchester College has issued a prior information notice as it considers options for a new campus in the centre of the city. Read more...

27 June 2017 - Devon tenders £50m waste deal

Devon County Council has issued a tender notice for a private partner to design, build and finance a waste transfer facility. Read more...

27 June 2017 - ADB to support Cambodian solar PPPs

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to assist Cambodia with a solar PPP programme. Read more...

27 June 2017 - MoD brings in PFI oversight

The Ministry of Defence is to award a contract to provide expertise and oversight of FM provision on two of its PFI contracts. Read more...

27 June 2017 - UPDATE: Irish nursing PPP to commence

The Health Service Executive (HSE) has received approval from the Department of Health to commence the PPP Community Nursing Unit Programme, Partnerships Bulletin understands. Read more...

27 June 2017 - RFQ for Norway school PPP

A municipality in Norway is seeking a partner to design, build, finance, maintain and operate a school. Read more...

27 June 2017 - RFQ for €46m Danish sports PPP

The City of Copenhagen is seeking qualifications next month for its €46.66m ice rink PPP. Read more...

26 June 2017 - Euston regen shortlist due ‘shortly’

Exclusive: A shortlist is due in the near future for HS2’s planned Euston station redevelopment project. Read more...

26 June 2017 - NZ Treasury hires infra expert as deputy

New Zealand's Treasury Secretary Gabriel Makhlouf has appointed an infrastructure investment expert from Australia to become his deputy. Read more...

26 June 2017 - London councils seek infra legal advisers

The London Boroughs' Legal Alliance (LBLA) is seeking a full range of legal advisory services for infrastructure and building projects, including PPP. Read more...

26 June 2017 - OHL seeks financial partner

Spanish contractor evaluating possibility of incorporating minority shareholder at its concessions business; financial institutions hired to deal with process Read more...

26 June 2017 - Further delay for Italian renovation PPP

The City of Verona has once again delayed procurement of its planned renovation PPP. Read more...

26 June 2017 - EC to invest in 152 transport projects

The European Commission is proposing to invest €2.7bn in 152 transport projects under the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF). Read more...

26 June 2017 - Burkina Faso PPP law edges closer

Burkina Faso is making progress on the adoption of PPP legislation. Read more...

26 June 2017 - NIC unveils priority infra list

Silvertown and other Thames crossings on list of top priorities; Crossrail 2 'needs funding plan by year-end'; Adonis warns against "dither and delay" Read more...

26 June 2017 - Infra at heart of Tory-DUP deal

The deal between the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) and the Conservatives has been completed, with the Northern Irish party securing strong infrastructure commitments from the Tories. Read more...

23 June 2017 - PFIs face cladding checks

Housing PFI among first 11 towers confirmed to have flammable cladding; council to meet lawyers over use of material; checks being carried out by PFI providers across estate Read more...

23 June 2017 - EoI for SA tourist PPP

A South African agency has issued a request for expressions of interest to redevelop a tourist facility through a PPP. Read more...

23 June 2017 - StanChart offers Phil infra bank help

Standard Chartered (SC) has offered assistance to the government of the Philippines to convert its development bank into an infrastructure bank. Read more...

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Not getting Cross(rail)

The disappearance of Crossrail 2 from the government’s list of priorities is curious

Delegates at Financing UK Infrastructure give their views on the market - and what they learnt at the event